30 Mar 2021 | Online
10:00 - 15:00

Event prices

Private Sector

£345 +VAT

Public Sector

£195 +VAT £145* +VAT

*If registering more than 1 place


With 50% of the global population on social media, your channels bring you close to your audience than ever before.

Whether you’re a new channel or established brand; part of a comms team or a team of one, cut through the noise and make your voice heard. Join us for the 5th edition of The Social Media Conference to share strategies, ideas and innovation with your peers across public sector.

"This is always an inspiring event with lots of fresh ideas, practical takeaways and innovative problem-solving strategies. The quality of the speakers is excellent and thought-provoking. It’s an important conference for anyone who wants to keep their finger on the pulse and is refreshing in its scope, depth and creativity." Emma Leech, Director of Marketing and Advancement, Loughborough University and CIPR President 2019

Agenda 2021

We're currently developing the agenda for March 2021, working with our advisory group, to bring you a series of timely, relevant and useful topics, case studies and discussions.

Previous Speakers Include: 

  • Chris Hamilton, Head of Digital, Prime Minister’s Office and Cabinet Office Communications

  • Emma Leech, Director of Marketing and Communications, Nottingham Trent University
  • Adam Waters, Director of Digital and Training, British Forces Broadcasting Service  
  • Laurian Hubbard, Head of Campaigns and Channels, Intellectual Property Office
  • Hugh Macknight, Communication Specialist, Newcastle City Council

About the Event

Due to current uncertainty surrounding live events and restrictions around social distancing, this event will now take place online. As a delegate you can expect:

  • High quality and timely content as you would expect in a face-to-face event
  • Facilitated Q&A and panel discussions to put your questions to expert speakers
  • Access to recordings from all conference sessions post-event
  • Scheduled breaks throughout the day to minimise screen fatigue
  • CPD accreditation on request for all registrants
  • Delivered via Zoom Webinar, an accessible and user-friendly platform

Agenda coming soon...


Who should attend?

Heads of Crisis Communications - Heads of Corporate Communications - Heads of Communications - Heads of Correspondence - Heads of Digital - Heads of Internal Communications - Heads of News - Heads of Operations - Heads of PR - Heads of Social Media - Heads of Strategy

Previous delegates to related events include professionals with the following job titles:

  • Digital Engagement Officer

  • Communities & Engagement Lead

  • Head of External Communications

  • Social Media Manager

  • Communications Manager

  • Senior Customer Services Manager

  • Head of Campaign

  • Digital Content Manager

  • Strategic Communications Adviser

  • Senior Press Officer

From organisations including:

  • Care Inspectorate

  • Department of Justice

  • NHS Bolton CCG

  • Welsh Government

  • The Royal Academy of Engineering

  • HM Land Registry

  • University of Southampton

  • Network Rail

  • Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

  • HM Treasury


If you have any questions regarding our events or wish to attend an event, please contact our Customer Services team on 0207 593 5739 or via email.